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Lake Michigan Forum & Watershed Academy Meeting - October 28, 2015

Published: 2015-10-07
This meeting will be an opportunity to learn about the activities of these groups and future plans for public engagement and outreach in the Lake Michigan basin. Join this conversation as a participant and find out how you can plug in from your community.

Love Lake Michigan

Published: 2015-03-20
The Lake Michigan Forum has launched a public awareness campaign called Love Lake Michigan.

Call for Abstracts and Poster Presentations

Published: 2013-04-26
The 8th biennial State of Lake Michigan and 13th annual Great Lakes Beach Association Conference are now accepting abstracts for consideration.

Great Lakes lawmakers consider statewide bans on pavement sealants

Published: 2012-12-12
Legislators in at least three Great Lakes states are proposing statewide bans of certain pavement sealants that have killed aquatic animals and are considered a possible health risk to humans.

Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review

Published: 2012-12-12
The Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review, which assesses Michigan’s progress in meeting its obligations under the Great Lakes–St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact.

Focus Area 2 Aquatic Pathways Summary Report

Published: 2012-09-18
Updated: 2012-12-12
Army Corps releases Focus Area 2 Aquatic Pathways Summary Report, solicits public comment

Sustain Our Great Lakes Accepting Applications for Stewardship Grants Program

Published: 2012-01-05
Updated: 2012-12-12
Requests for Proposals are available online and are due on February 15, 2012.

Lake Michigan Water Trail Final Report and Maps

Published: 2012-01-03
Updated: 2012-01-06
Development of the 450-mile Lake Michigan Water Trail inventory now complete; maps and reports available.

East Chicago dredging to begin next summer

Published: 2011-12-20
Updated: 2012-01-03
Delayed dredging of the Indiana Harbor and Ship Canal is scheduled to begin next summer.

Green buffers decrease bird traffic at beaches

Published: 2011-12-20
Tall dune grasses and shrubs keep bird from moving freely between open areas.

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Lake Michigan Forum & Watershed Academy Meeting - October 28, 2015

2015-10-07
This meeting will be an opportunity to learn about the activities of these groups and future plans for public engagement and outreach in the Lake Michigan basin. Join this conversation as a participant and find out how you can plug in from your community.

Love Lake Michigan

2015-03-20
The Lake Michigan Forum has launched a public awareness campaign called Love Lake Michigan.

Call for Abstracts and Poster Presentations

2013-04-26
The 8th biennial State of Lake Michigan and 13th annual Great Lakes Beach Association Conference are now accepting abstracts for consideration.

Great Lakes lawmakers consider statewide bans on pavement sealants

2012-12-12
Legislators in at least three Great Lakes states are proposing statewide bans of certain pavement sealants that have killed aquatic animals and are considered a possible health risk to humans.

Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review

2012-12-12
The Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review, which assesses Michigan’s progress in meeting its obligations under the Great Lakes–St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact.